Revealed: More Settlements for Bad Mortgages, this Time from GE and Citigroup

The Federal Housing Finance Agency lays out the 2013 settlements in its litigation matters alleging securities laws violations and fraud against the nation's top mortgage lenders.

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How Many Bitcoins for that Brownstone?

An NYC broker jumps on the virtual currency payment vehicle for its residential and commericial leasing deals.

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Finalizing the Verizon West Street Sale

The companies that will put condos atop an art deco masterwork on West Street issued a formal release on the deal today.

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What's the City's Latest for Atlantic Yards?

A new affordable housing-with-retail-and-more building is slated for Ashland Place by BAM.  It's a Bloomberg legacy city-provided and -funded development, and it's a big tower.

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Don't Fall Behind...

  • Posted at 11:19, January 02, 2014
  • By QuidnuncRE Staff

Catching up--already!--with some of the 2014 real estate stories that emerged while we and you were celebrating the New Year.

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See You in 2014!

  • Posted at 3:06, December 31, 2013
  • By QuidnuncRE Staff
New year notice

 

Best wishes for a happy and healthy 2014 from the staff of QuidnuncRE.  We'll be back later this week.  In the meantime, visit us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

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Is Your Property Management Firm Leading by Example? Is It a Standard Setter?

Ten residental management firms agree to Mayor Bloomberg's call to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Is yours on the list?

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San Francisco Firm Buys $58 Million Worth of JFK Warehouses

Terreno Corp. buys three warehouses, land, and an office building in Queens.  It estimates the cap rate at 5.3%.

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The Last

  • Posted at 2:26, December 31, 2013
  • By Quidnunc Staff

Here are the real estate stories that will start New York's final day of 2013.

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What's Soft but Stable?

  • Posted at 11:00, December 30, 2013
  • By Quidnunc Staff

Home sales look good by being stable, and indications are that improvements will continue.

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Another Big Bank Bad-Mortgage Settlement

This time it's Wells Fargo, for $591 million.

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First Look at Dec. 29

  • Posted at 2:42, December 30, 2013
  • By Quidnunc Staff

More on home prices, nationwide, which shows recovery with variations, as well as the pricing on a Williamsburg deal and vacant space in Times Square.  And more (updated at 2:40 am.) Happy new year!!! 

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A Deal for Saturday Reading

A big insurer makes a $70 million hotel loan.

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Friday Evening Roundup

  • Posted at 7:28, December 27, 2013
  • By Quidnunc Staff

Real estate employment, more fighting over the city's attempts to move departments ousted from 346 Broadway, and year-end roundups on retailing and the thoughts of real estate executives.

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LA's CIM Group Joins with L+M Development & Citigroup Unit for LES Purchase

  • Posted at 7:18, December 27, 2013
  • By Quidnunc Staff

An affordable housing deal on the Lower East Side, announced earlier this week.

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